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Poo in your hands and clap good!

Great character. Nice bar staff and people. Very well priced drinks. Would recommend if you're on... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Nearest cider house to the city centre

The Long Bar is an old-fashioned Bristol cider pub, and the nearest surviving one to the city... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Jonathan G
London, United Kingdom
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2 Jun 2018
“Poo in your hands and clap good!”
17 Feb 2018
“Nearest cider house to the city centre”
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70 Old Market Street, Bristol BS2 0EJ, England
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Great character. Nice bar staff and people. Very well priced drinks. Would recommend if you're on Old Market!

Thank mightydan
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The Long Bar is an old-fashioned Bristol cider pub, and the nearest surviving one to the city centre. The main drink is 'Thatchers an' slice' (Thatchers Traditional cider served with a slice of lemon in it, as is the local custom). At £2.20/pint it is...More

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Cheapest cider in Bristol. Most customers nod in acquaintance as after you've had 3 pints it's hard to remember who you know. Music was good and bar staff friendly. Not sure what it's like late at night but convivial early in evening

Thank Caviarboy
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I spent very good time in that place, just beers, people and music. If I get back in Bristol It will the first place I'll go!

Thank Wirago
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Thatcher's Traditional and Cheddar Valley on draught, crazy strong cider.Treat it with respect. 3 pints is more than enough for most. Surreal atmosphere - one night 2 shoplifters came in carrying a sofa, and asked if anyone wanted to buy it!

Thank peet52017
Reviewed 10 August 2016

An old fashioned drinkers pub, the highlight being Thatcher's Cheddar Valley (not a cider for the faint of heart) for just £2.15 a pint - you can get pretty merry for just over a tenner. Probably the most Bristolian place I've ever drank in. Nothing...More

1  Thank Adaaam2015
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This place is just priceless. And cheap even!! If you want to spend an evening with some true Bristolians, drinking Natch on tap, look no further.

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Blackthorn Cider for £1.98! & thats one of the more expensive drinks! You can get seriously pissed here for a tenner, and pull, although look closely for stubble in a skirt after a few! Great pub, good people, dirt cheap, & central.

4  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 6 July 2013

If you are scared by your own shadow and get excited by Strongbow then this is not the place for you! Top quality bar staff and top quality cider! Customers range from the strange to the bizarre but you will only find proper ciderheads in...More

5  Thank Gasman6331
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